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Door Mirror Cover
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My wife managed to scuff the nearside door mirror painted cover while manoeuvring in the local multi-storey car park. To be fair, the place was clearly designed by a midget in a sinclair c5 - terrible place. Went to my local friendly paint spray shop who I've used before and he said he'd re-spray it for £30 compared to the local citroen dealer who quoted £16 for the cover and £75 to spay it! The guy at the paint shop had a bit of trouble removing the cover but eventually unclipped it using all of his plastic clip tools (probably didn't help with me watching him).

While the cover is off, I thought I'd post a photo to show where the clip slots are in case anyone finds this useful.

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2013 XTR 1.6 HDi 90

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#2
There is a carpark in Birmingham like that.

If you own anything larger than a mini your screwed.

Thank god for rear sliding doors.
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For the sake of completeness, here's the fininshed article. Very pleasedConfusedunny:

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2013 XTR 1.6 HDi 90

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Nice job

Care to share who did the job in case anybody else needs any work doing in your area?
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(23-06-2014, 05:53 PM)homeruk Wrote:  Nice job

Care to share who did the job in case anybody else needs any work doing in your area?

Good idea!

http://reigateautorefinishing.co.uk
2013 XTR 1.6 HDi 90

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like chrome fit some these

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/CITROEN-BERLIN...2c7cbbd548
2010 1.6 hdi 110bhp XTR
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I don't have colour coded mirrors, I guess if I buy some covers I can snap the clips off and glue it over the mirror?
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(23-06-2014, 05:04 PM)MarkT Wrote:  For the sake of completeness, here's the fininshed article. Very pleasedConfusedunny:

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Top spraying job :thumbsup:
                                     Smile  It's too orangey for crow's It's just for me and my dog  Smile

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